Nordic-based VR developers will have access to investment, incubation, mentorship and peer community resources through new program in Helsinki
HELSINKI and TOKYO – March 30, 2017 -- Today gumi Inc. and Nordisk Film announced the launch of Nordic VR Startups (NVS), an incubation program focused on the virtual reality (VR) market. In this program, startup companies based in the Nordic region will be invited to develop prototypes of VR products and services for potential future global deployment. Participants will be supported with dedicated seed funding up to 100,000€, workspaces, and back-office services. Additionally, throughout the program, NVS mentors from gumi and Nordisk Film will work together to support the participants with expert guidance, development and business support.
Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – Mar 21, 2017 (PDT) – gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that the global version of Phantom of the Kill, which was released mainly in North America and Europe in 121 countries in the Google Play Store and 138 countries in the iOS App Store in May 2016, will hold a crossover event with the globally famous mobile turn-based role-playing game BRAVE FRONTIER.
Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – February 23, 2017 (PST) – gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that the ongoing crossover event with the hit anime franchise Puella Magi Madoka Magica in the global version of Phantom of the Kill now features an additional character, Devil Homura, from PUELLA MAGI MADOKA MAGICA THE MOVIE-Rebellion-.
LOS ANGELES (Feb. 23, 2017) – Today, SQUARE ENIX® released the first major version update for the critically acclaimed free-to-play FINAL FANTASY® mobile RPG adventure FINAL FANTASY® BRAVE EXVIUS®. The title’s largest update yet features a new story arc, a new Esper and gameplay improvements that will benefit both new and veteran players.
TOKYO and SAN FRANCISCO – February 23, 2017 – THE KING OF FIGHTERS returns to Brave Frontier for a second collaboration round from now till March 15th, delighting fans of the prominent fighting game.
Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – January 26, 2017 (PST) – gumi Inc. and Fuji&gumi Games today announced that the global version ofPhantom of the Kill will hold a special crossover event with the hit anime franchise Puella Magi Madoka Magica. In this event, players will have access to limited-edition gear, units, and event stages with a completely original story that features characters straight from the anime and spans the three worlds ofPhantom of the Kill, Madoka Magica, and a parallel dimension.
TOKYO AND BRUSSELS – January 17, 2017 -- Today gumi Inc. announced a partnership with EUVR to expand its European VR presence and strategic initiatives among local developers. Active in over 19 countries across Europe, EUVR provides the VR development community and enthusiasts with regular meet ups and resources to further the growth of the VR ecosystem. Through this new partnership, gumi will provide EUVR members with access to potential investment, incubation and mentorship opportunities.
COLOPL NI, Inc., with Marketing Support from gumi Inc., Brings Fast-Paced 3D Action with Anime and Role-Playing Elements to Global Audiences
SAN MATEO, Calif.– October 22, 2015 – COLOPL NI, Inc., in association with gumi Inc., today announced the global release of Colopl Rune Story for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android devices. Based on White Cat Project, the chart-topping mobile Action RPG in Japan, Colopl Rune Story is now available in the West re-imagined for an international audience. Players are invited to download Colopl Rune Story free today:
Zero and his fellow warriors join heroine Tyrfing and her Killer Princesses as they unite to battle demons from across time and space in new content designed specifically for the International launch
Tokyo, Japan and San Francisco, California – Oct. 8, 2015 – Today, gumi Inc. and developer Fuji&gumi Games are excited to introduce to the world Zero and a squad of brand new “Killer Princes” in the strategy RPG Phantom of the Kill. Male manifestations of the “Killer Princesses” that already battle demons in the phantom universe, these heroes are one part of a massive wave of brand new features to come to the international release of hotly anticipated strategy RPG, Phantom of the Kill. It will launch later this year.
SEGA Networks Company and gumi Inc expand its top line defense role-playing game in bold new ways with its “Version 2” expansion
San Francisco, USA & Tokyo, JAPAN – October 5, 2015 – SEGA Networks co., Ltd. and gumi Inc.‘s hit line defense mobile role-playing game Chain Chronicle has set sail with a huge expansion called Version 2, and is available right now for iOS and Android devices.